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Chinese Word of the Day - dictionary (noun)

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词典 (cídiǎn) dictionary (noun)

书和词典在桌子上。
Shū hé cídiǎn zài zhuōzi shàng.
The book and the dictionary are on the table.

我有一本英法词典。
Wǒ yǒu yì běn Yīng-Fǎ cídiǎn.
I have an English-French dictionary.

旅行的时候,我带一本英英词典。
Lǚxíng de shíhou, wǒ dài yì běn Yīng-Yīng cídiǎn.
When I travel I carry an English to English dictionary.

德英电子词典
Dé-Yīng diànzǐ cídiǎn
German-English electronic dictionary

英文词典
Yīngwén cídiǎn
English dictionary

英英词典
Yīng-Yīng cídiǎn
english/ English dictionary

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Chinese Word of the Day - vulture (noun)

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秃鹫 (tūjiù ) vulture (noun)

秃鹫在树枝上休息。
Tūjiù zài shùzhī shàng xiūxi.
The vulture is perched on the branch.

秃鹫正盯着猎豹的午餐。
Tūjiù zhèng dīngzhe lièbào de wǔcān.
The vultures are eyeing the cheetah’s lunch.

黑白相间的秃鹫
hēibái xiāngjiàn de tūjiù
black and white vulture

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Chinese Word of the Day - boss (noun)

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老板 (lǎobǎn) boss (noun)

老板在批评员工。
Lǎobǎn zài pīpíng yuángōng.
The boss is blaming the worker.

当我不去上班的时候,我就得打电话给老板。
Dāng wǒ bú qù shàngbān de shíhou, wǒ jiù děi dǎ diànhuà gěi lǎobǎn.
I have to call my boss when I’m going to miss work.

严厉的老板
yánlì de lǎobǎn
strict boss

公司老板
gōngsī lǎobǎn
company boss

打电话给老板
dǎ diànhuà gěi lǎobǎn
call the boss

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Chinese Word of the Day - shark (noun)

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鲨鱼 (shāyú) shark (noun)

被鲨鱼袭击的可能性是千百万分之一。
Bèi shāyú xíjī de kěnéngxìng shì qiān bǎi wàn fēn zhī yī
The odds of being attacked by a shark is one in eleven million.

鲨鱼在浅水里猎食。
Shāyú zài qiǎnshuǐ lǐ liè shí.
The sharks are hunting for food in the shallow water.

大白鲨
dàbáishā
great white shark

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Chinese Word of the Day - China (noun)

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中国 (Zhōngguó) China (noun)

中国是地球上人口最大的国家。
Zhōngguó shì dìqiúshàng rénkǒu zuì dà de guójiā.
China is the largest country on Earth by population.

中国地图
Zhōngguó dìtú
map of China

中国大陆
Zhōngguó dàlù
mainland China

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Chinese Word of the Day - music (noun)

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音乐 (yīnyuè) music (noun)

有人说音乐是共通的语言。
Yǒu rén shuō yīnyuè shì gòngtōng de yǔyán.
Some say music is the universal language.

音乐有很多种类和更多的亚种。
Yīnyuè yǒu hěnduō zhǒnglèi hé gèngduō de yàzhǒng.
There are many types of music, and many more subgenres.

音乐产业
yīnyuè chǎnyè
music industry

音符
yīnfú
music notes

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Chinese Word of the Day - Sydney (noun)

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悉尼 (Xīní) Sydney (noun)

悉尼是澳大利亚最大的城市。
Xīní shì àodàlìyà zuìdà de chéngshì.
Sydney is the largest city in Australia.

悉尼,澳大利亚
Xīní, àodàlìyà
Sydney, Australia

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Chinese Word of the Day - sociology (noun)

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社会学 (shèhuìxué) sociology (noun)

社会学是关于人类社会结构和行为的研究。
Shèhuìxué shì guānyú rénlèi shèhuì jiégòu hé xíngwéi de yánjiū.
Sociology is the study of human social structure and activity.

社会学研究
shèhuìxué yánjiū
study of sociology

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Chinese Word of the Day - student (noun)

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学生 (xuéshēng) student (noun)

我从来都不是优秀的学生,但我在学校学了很多。
Wǒ cónglái dōu búshì yōuxiù de xuéshēng, dàn wǒ zài xuéxiào xuéle hěnduō.
I was never a great student, but I still learned a lot in school.

学生食堂的学生
xuéshēng shítáng de xuéshēng
students in a student cafeteria

女学生
nǚxuéshēng
female student

好学生
hǎoxuéshēng
good student

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Chinese Word of the Day - backyard (noun)

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后院 (hòuyuàn) backyard (noun)

后院有个大的花园。
Hòuyuàn yǒu ge dà de huāyuán.
There is a large flower garden in the backyard.

大后院
dà hòuyuàn
big backyard

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